These days everyone is on social networks and it is hard to find a business, whether it is a bank, a law firm, an art gallery or a restaurant, that does not have a social media presence. Almost everyone knows that to stay in business today, and to be successful, they must be on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and maybe on all of them.
If you’re good at social media, why not work in the social media market? It makes sense to do what you love doing and get paid for it.
Here are some of the best jobs in social networking
Social media marketing coordinator
You are the person who will tweet, post on Facebook; write unique content and load photographs or videos on to various social platforms. You will be busy on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, possibly also Google and Pinterest. You need to understand each platform, be consistent, creative and interesting, as well as understanding key words and SEO.
Social media manager
You will need some experience in the business world and a good understanding of social media platforms. A manager needs to oversee the design of the social media marketing strategy, and the implementation, with good social media staff. You would need to monitor each account and see which platforms work better than others. Strong communication skills are necessary, as there needs to be communication between the various platforms.
Social media strategist
Similar to a manager but you will spend your time strategizing and creating a company profile on the various platforms, developing customer loyalty and encouraging customer / business relationships. You are the person who will humanize your company, making your posts and presence interactive and real.
From magazines and newspapers to bars and hotels – everyone needs a blogger. If you have good writing skills and are able to create engaging, creative and informative content, you will be in demand. It is important to understand key words and be able to get the message across while ‘telling a story’.
Search Engine Optimization
We have left this one for last but it is one of the most important jobs in social spheres today. More content is being written on websites and on blogs, and you will need to make sure that the right people are lead to your sights. By using the right words, you will be the one to do this.